KATHMANDU, July 1: Lawmakers of the main opposition party CPN-UML have boycotted today's meeting of the National Assembly. The agenda of today’s meeting was to hold a section-wise discussion on the Finance Bill, 2079 BS’ that was presented by Finance Minister Janardan Sharma in the House of Representatives.
KATHMANDU, June 20: Discussion on Appropriation Bill 2079 BS will continue in the National Assembly on Tuesday. The National Assembly today discussed various topics related to law, justice and parliamentary affairs, youth and sports, forest and environment, labor employment and social security, urban development, women and children and senior citizens and agriculture and livestock development.
KATHMANDU, June 16: A meeting of the National Assembly today unanimously endorsed a proposal tabled before it for deliberations on the Drugs (Third Amendment) Bill, 2079 BS and the Bill Relating to the Security of Health Workers/Professionals and Health Institutions (First Amendment), 2079 BS.
KATHMANDU, June 3: A proposal of urgent public importance was tabled in the National Assembly, the upper house of the Federal Parliament, today, demanding a reduction in the price of petroleum products.
KATHMANDU, May 27: The National Assembly has continued deliberations on the government’s policies and programs for the fiscal year 2079/80 BS (2022-23), today too. The government’s policies and programs were presented before a joint session of the Federal Parliament by the President on Tuesday and the parliamentary deliberations on them kicked off Thursday.
KATHMANDU, May 26: The National Assembly has begun deliberations on the government’s policies and programs for the upcoming fiscal year 2022/23. The policies and programs for the new fiscal year were presented by President Bidya Devi Bhandari before a joint session of the Federal Parliament on May 24.
BAGLUNG, April 9: National Assembly Chairman Ganesh Prasad Timalsina has said that the public should not vote to the political parties that are looking to secure a victory at any cost in the upcoming local-level elections.
BAGLUNG, March 14: Chairperson of the National Assembly, the upper house of the Federal Parliament, Ganesh Prasad Timilsina today said that an environment should be created wherein all political parties get together for their election campaigns.
GANDAKI, JAN 28: The five-party alliance of the Gandaki Province has asked the newly-elected National Assembly (NA) members from the province to work firmly for the cause of democracy and constitution.
BIRATNAGAR, Jan 26: Voting held to elect National Assembly members has completed in Province 1. According to Election Officer Bharat Lamsal, 270 out of 272 local level members and 91 out of 92 province assembly members cast their votes in the election held from 9AM to 3PM on Wednesday.
JANAKPURDHAM, Jan 26: A tussle broke out between party members of Janamat Party led by CK Raut and security personnel at Janakpurdham today. Security officers had to use force to disperse the protestors from entering the election hall of the National Assembly building.
KATHMANDU, Jan 26: Voting for 19 vacant posts of National Assembly members will be held from 9 AM today. Voting will be held in eight polling stations and 14 centers in different provinces of the country from 9 AM to 3 PM.
HETAUDA, Jan 25: All necessary preparations for the National Assembly election have been completed at the voting center in Hetauda. Voting is taking place from 9AM to 3PM tomorrow in the election being held for 19 posts falling vacant from March 4, 2021 in the National Assembly, the upper house of the Federal Parliament, the Election Commission (EC) said.
KATHMANDU, Jan 10: The code of conduct for the National Assembly elections has been implemented from Monday (today). The Election Commission (EC) has stated that the election code of conduct will be implemented from January 10 to maintain fairness, transparency and a fear-free environment.
BIRATNAGAR, Jan 4: Eight candidates have registered for the three posts of National Assembly members in Province 1. The ruling coalition, CPN-UML and Rastriya Prajatantra Party (RPP) have registered eight candidates
KATHMANDU, Jan 2: The process for the election of National Assembly members has started from Saturday. The Election Commission has started the process of publishing the voter list, filing a complaint against the claim and including the missing list from Saturday.
KATHMANDU, Dec 17: The Election Commission (EC) has issued a notice regarding the registration of political parties for the election of one-fourth of members of the National Assembly. The EC has scheduled the period from December 16 to December 25 for the political parties to register their nominations for the election.
KATHMANDU, Oct 26: The term of 20 members of the National Assembly (NA) who will complete their four-year term in the upper house of the federal parliament, is coming to an end. The Election Commission (EC) has suggested the government hold the election for the vacant posts in the third week of January.